About the Show/Event
Information for Beautiful - The Carole King Musical
at Royal & Derngate, Northampton
(Musical). Beautiful -The Carole King Musical
is the untold story of her journey from school girl to superstar; from her relationship with husband and song-writing partner Gerry Goffin, their close friendship and playful rivalry with fellow song-writing duo Barry Mann and Cynthia Weil, to her remarkable rise to stardom. Features the Carole King classics including So Far Away, It Might As Well Rain until September, Take Good Care of my Baby, Will You Love Me Tomorrow, Up on the Roof, Locomotion, One Fine Day, You've Got a Friend, (You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman and I Feel the Earth Move. Beautiful - The Carole King Musical website
Approximate runtime 122minutes (including any interval).
Performers Daisy Wood-Davis (Carole King), Adam Gillian (Gerry Goffin), Laura Baldwin (Cynthia Weil), Cameron Sharp (Barry Mann), Susie Fenwick (Genie Klein), Oliver Boot (Donnie Kirshner), Vicki Manser (Carole King - some performances), Toyan Thomas-Browne (Ensemble), Reece Budin (Ensemble), Ronald Brian (Ensemble), Carly Cook (Ensemble), Julia Dray (Ensemble), Jordan Fox (Ensemble), Louise Francis (Ensemble), Chloe Gentles (Ensemble), Katrina May (Ensemble), Grant McConvey (Ensemble), Jacob McIntosh (Ensemble), Samuel Nicholas (Ensemble), Leah St Luce (Ensemble), Mico Townsend (Ensemble), Damien Winchester (Ensemble).
Book by Douglas McGrath. Music Gerry Goffin. Music Carole King. Music Barry Mann. Music Cynthia Weil. Lyrics Gerry Goffin. Lyrics Carole King. Lyrics Barry Mann. Lyrics Cynthia Weil. Director Marc Bruni. Choreographer Josh Prince. Design Derek McLane. Costume Alejo Vietti. Lighting Peter Kaczorowski. Sound Brian Ronan. Design Charles G Lapointe (hair and wig design). Musical Director Patrick Hurley. Director Jill Green (CDG - casting director).